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Mr Bedford is a Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon with expertise in complex upper limb & nerve reconstruction in addition to children's hand surgery and micro-surgery. Additionally he has special interests in paralysis and palsy but can attend to a wide variety of general hand and wrist surgery. This includes the likes of common issues such as Trigger Finger, Dupuytren’s contracture, Carpal tunnel syndrome, and arthritis. He currently leads the North West’s largest NHS local anaesthetic hand trauma service at Withington Hospital.

In addition to his clinical interest, Mr Bedford has developed strong interest in clinical leadership. Mr Bedford works for the NHS but can also see private patients both self paying and insured. 

Consulting locations 

  • The Alexandra Hospital, Cheadle
  • Salford Royal Hospital (NHS)
  • Wythenshawe Hospital (NHS)
  • Royal Manchester Children's Hospital (NHS)


  • MBChB, Medicine - The University of Leicester, 2007
  • MSc, Research Methodology & Quantitative Methods - The University of Manchester, 2012
  • MSc, Healthcare Leadership and Management - The University of Manchester, 2016
  • Post Graduate Diploma, Hand Surgery - The University of Manchester, 2018

Professional memberships

  • North West Society for Hand Surgery (NWSHS)
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)
  • British Association for Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)
  • British Burns Association (BBA)
  • British Association for Hand Therapy (BAHT)
  • British Medical Association (BMA)
  • Medical Protection Society (MPS)

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Mr Bedford is under the care of Omni Medical-Services. To get in contact with his private secretary please contact us on 0161 772 0961.